The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
London / City of London
Rank 86 74 82
Rank change year-on-year -12 +8  
Contract jobs citing SAP 69 96 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.30% 2.92% 2.41%
As % of the Vendors category 5.81% 7.24% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 68 74
Median daily rate £443 £480 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.81% +11.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £343 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £709 £636 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £445
% change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £9.00 £55.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -83.63% +158.82%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +67.64% -10.52%  

SAP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1188 1326 2137
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 39.67% 40.33% 42.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 871 1001 1548
Median daily rate £468 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 45
Median hourly rate £14.15 £19.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.55% -7.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £10.80 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.34 £43.66 £25.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing SAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SAP.

1 64 (39.02%) Finance
2 36 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (18.90%) ERP
4 27 (16.46%) Marketing
5 25 (15.24%) CRM
6 24 (14.63%) Oracle
7 22 (13.41%) SQL
8 21 (12.80%) Programme Management
9 19 (11.59%) Migration
9 19 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (10.98%) Project Management
11 17 (10.37%) SQL Server
11 17 (10.37%) Data Modelling
11 17 (10.37%) Microsoft
11 17 (10.37%) BusinessObjects
12 16 (9.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 16 (9.76%) Telecoms
13 15 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (9.15%) Electronics
13 15 (9.15%) Manufacturing
13 15 (9.15%) Degree
13 15 (9.15%) QA
13 15 (9.15%) Digital Marketing
13 15 (9.15%) Data Migration
14 14 (8.54%) SuccessFactors
14 14 (8.54%) Banking
14 14 (8.54%) Retail
15 13 (7.93%) Dynamics CRM
15 13 (7.93%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (7.93%) ETL

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.05%) Apache Spark
1 5 (3.05%) WordPress
2 4 (2.44%) SAS
2 4 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.83%) LiveCycle
4 2 (1.22%) Apache
4 2 (1.22%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.22%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.61%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.61%) Drupal
5 1 (0.61%) JBoss
5 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (6.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.66%) MS Project
3 5 (3.05%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.44%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.83%) Adobe Captivate
5 3 (1.83%) MS Office
5 3 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.83%) SPSS
6 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (9.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (7.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (6.71%) SAP FI
4 8 (4.88%) SAP CO
5 7 (4.27%) SAP FI/CO
5 7 (4.27%) SAP Retail
6 6 (3.66%) SAP CRM
6 6 (3.66%) SAP Hybris
7 4 (2.44%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 4 (2.44%) SAP ERP
7 4 (2.44%) SAP FSCM
7 4 (2.44%) SAP GRC
7 4 (2.44%) SAP SD
8 3 (1.83%) SAP BPC
8 3 (1.83%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
8 3 (1.83%) SAP HCM
8 3 (1.83%) SAP HR
9 2 (1.22%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (1.22%) SAP Business One
9 2 (1.22%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.54%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.05%) PaaS
4 3 (1.83%) SaaS
5 2 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.22%) Datadog
5 2 (1.22%) FinancialForce.com
5 2 (1.22%) IaaS
6 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (1.22%) DHCP
1 2 (1.22%) DNS
1 2 (1.22%) Firewall
1 2 (1.22%) FTP
1 2 (1.22%) Internet
1 2 (1.22%) SAN
1 2 (1.22%) SMTP
2 1 (0.61%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.37%) BusinessObjects
1 17 (10.37%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.93%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (3.66%) Big Data
4 6 (3.66%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 6 (3.66%) Hadoop
4 6 (3.66%) Power BI
4 6 (3.66%) SAP HANA
5 5 (3.05%) SAP BW
5 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.44%) Apache Hive
6 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.83%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (1.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.83%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (1.83%) Oracle OWB
7 3 (1.83%) Snowflake Schema
8 2 (1.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.05%) Dreamweaver
1 5 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.83%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.22%) Bazaar
3 2 (1.22%) Mercurial
3 2 (1.22%) Subversion
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.61%) Selenium
4 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 64 (39.02%) Finance
2 27 (16.46%) Marketing
3 16 (9.76%) Telecoms
4 15 (9.15%) Electronics
4 15 (9.15%) Manufacturing
5 14 (8.54%) Banking
5 14 (8.54%) Retail
6 7 (4.27%) Legal
7 6 (3.66%) Publishing
8 5 (3.05%) General Ledger
8 5 (3.05%) Law
9 3 (1.83%) Billing
9 3 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.22%) Advertising
10 2 (1.22%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.22%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.61%) Back Office
11 1 (0.61%) French Language
Job Titles
1 37 (22.56%) Analyst
2 29 (17.68%) Consultant
3 24 (14.63%) Architect
4 22 (13.41%) SAP Consultant
5 18 (10.98%) Developer
6 14 (8.54%) SAP Analyst
7 11 (6.71%) Project Manager
8 10 (6.10%) Business Analyst
9 9 (5.49%) Data Analyst
9 9 (5.49%) SAP Manager
9 9 (5.49%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (4.27%) Data Architect
10 7 (4.27%) Trainer
11 6 (3.66%) Functional Analyst
11 6 (3.66%) SAP Functional Analyst
12 5 (3.05%) HR Analyst
12 5 (3.05%) SAP Project Manager
12 5 (3.05%) Service Manager
13 4 (2.44%) Email Developer
13 4 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.49%) CSS
1 9 (5.49%) HTML
2 5 (3.05%) Web Services
3 4 (2.44%) Natural Language Processing
4 3 (1.83%) .NET
4 3 (1.83%) HTML5
5 2 (1.22%) Kafka
5 2 (1.22%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.61%) Behat
6 1 (0.61%) CSS3
6 1 (0.61%) Ext JS
6 1 (0.61%) Mason
6 1 (0.61%) MDX
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.61%) RESTful
6 1 (0.61%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (0.61%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.61%) Sass
6 1 (0.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.44%) e-Learning
3 3 (1.83%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.83%) Credit Risk
3 3 (1.83%) Data Structures
3 3 (1.83%) Replication
3 3 (1.83%) SCORM
4 2 (1.22%) Clustering
4 2 (1.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (1.22%) Internet of Things
4 2 (1.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.22%) PMI
4 2 (1.22%) User Experience
5 1 (0.61%) CESG
5 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (0.61%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.61%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.27%) Windows
2 6 (3.66%) Unix
3 4 (2.44%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.22%) Linux
4 2 (1.22%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.22%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.61%) Android
5 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.61%) Solaris
5 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (18.90%) ERP
3 25 (15.24%) CRM
4 21 (12.80%) Programme Management
5 19 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (11.59%) Migration
6 18 (10.98%) Project Management
7 17 (10.37%) Data Modelling
8 15 (9.15%) Data Migration
8 15 (9.15%) Digital Marketing
8 15 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (7.93%) ETL
10 10 (6.10%) Change Management
10 10 (6.10%) Unit Testing
11 9 (5.49%) Analytics
12 8 (4.88%) Order to Cash
13 7 (4.27%) DevOps
13 7 (4.27%) Procure-to-Pay
13 7 (4.27%) Use Case
13 7 (4.27%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (13.41%) SQL
2 12 (7.32%) JavaScript
3 11 (6.71%) Java
4 8 (4.88%) R
5 7 (4.27%) Python
6 5 (3.05%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.83%) PHP
7 3 (1.83%) VBA
8 2 (1.22%) ABAP
8 2 (1.22%) Go
8 2 (1.22%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.22%) Ruby
9 1 (0.61%) C#
9 1 (0.61%) C++
9 1 (0.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.61%) Korn
9 1 (0.61%) Perl
9 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (9.15%) Degree
2 5 (3.05%) ACCA
2 5 (3.05%) CIMA
3 2 (1.22%) PhD
3 2 (1.22%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.61%) AAT
4 1 (0.61%) CISA
4 1 (0.61%) CISM
4 1 (0.61%) CISSP
4 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.15%) QA
2 7 (4.27%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.22%) IFRS
3 2 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.61%) Basel III
4 1 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.61%) FINREP
4 1 (0.61%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.61%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (3.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.83%) Docker
2 3 (1.83%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.22%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.22%) XenServer
4 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.83%) SCCM
2 2 (1.22%) Ansible
2 2 (1.22%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.22%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (1.22%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.22%) Puppet
2 2 (1.22%) Salt
2 2 (1.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (1.22%) Terraform
2 2 (1.22%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.61%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.61%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.61%) Marathon
3 1 (0.61%) Mesos
3 1 (0.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (14.63%) Oracle
2 17 (10.37%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.27%) HP
4 6 (3.66%) Adobe
4 6 (3.66%) hybris
4 6 (3.66%) Teradata
5 5 (3.05%) IBM
6 4 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.44%) Tableau
6 4 (2.44%) VMware
7 3 (1.83%) Cognos
7 3 (1.83%) Symantec
8 2 (1.22%) Cisco
8 2 (1.22%) Google
8 2 (1.22%) Informatica
8 2 (1.22%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.22%) Netezza
8 2 (1.22%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.22%) Veritas
8 2 (1.22%) Workday
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